The Maryland Spine Center

The spine experts at The Maryland Spine Center at Mercy Medical Center in Baltimore are committed to advanced, minimally invasive treatment options for common and complex spine disorders. Medical Director, Dr. Charles Edwards, II, leads a team of nationally recognized spine physicians who are known throughout the Mid-Atlantic region and the United States for expertise in the diagnosis and treatment spine and back problems. Mercy Medical Center is considered a Best National Hospital for Orthopedics by U.S. News & World Report.

Our Doctors

Our doctors are committed to providing the best treatment plans for common and complex spine disorders including both non-surgical and minimally invasive surgical treatment of spine conditions.    

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Charles Edwards, M.D.

Founder, The Maryland Spine Center at Mercy; Spine Disorders / Spine Surgery, Orthopedics

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Charles Edwards, II, M.D.

Medical Director, The Maryland Spine Center at Mercy; Spine Disorders / Spine Surgery, Orthopedics

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Clayton Dean, M.D.

Spine Disorders / Spine Surgery, Orthopedics

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Justin Park, M.D.

Spine Disorders / Spine Surgery, Orthopedics

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Mara Vucich, D.O.

Spine Disorders / Spine Surgery

Conditions We Treat
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Degenerative Disc Disease

Our spine specialists are dedicated to providing some of the best treatment options for many spine disorders, including degenerative disc disease.

Lumbar Disc Injuries and Treatment
Disc Herniation

Disc herniation, or disc rupture, is treated by Mercy’s expert spine specialists at The Maryland Spine Center.

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Kyphosis (Hunchback)

Patients with hunchback, or kyphosis, are treated in Baltimore by Mercy’s expert spine surgeons of The Maryland Spine Center.

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Radiculopathy and Myelopathy

Our Board Certified doctors provide treatment for radiculopathy and myelopathy, conditions in which neurological problems and pain are caused by the compression or irritation of the spinal cord or spinal nerves.

Scoliosis
Scoliosis - Adolescent

Our top spine doctors provide some of the best treatment options for adolescent scoliosis at The Maryland Spine Center.

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Scoliosis - Congenital

Mercy’s expert spine surgeons at The Maryland Spine Center specialize in the diagnosis and treatment of congenital scoliosis.

Scoliosis
Scoliosis - Degenerative

Spine specialists at The Maryland Spine Center at Mercy provide advanced non-surgical treatment options for patients with degenerative scoliosis.

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Spinal Stenosis

Spinal stenosis, a narrowing of the spinal canal, is treated at The Maryland Spine Center in Baltimore. Mercy’s top surgeons provide some of the best techniques for treating spine disorders.

Cervical Disc Injury
Spinal Trauma

Baltimore patients trust Dr. Charles Edwards and the spine surgeons at The Maryland Spine Center for their innovation, expertise and commitment to helping patients who have experienced spinal trauma.

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Spinal Tumors

Our board certified spine specialists of The Maryland Spine Center are dedicated to providing some of the best treatments available for spinal tumors.

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Spondylolisthesis - Degenerative

Mercy's spine doctors treat children and adults with slippage of the spine or spondylolisthesis, a fairly common condition that typically arises as the result of disc degeneration or juvenile stress fracture.

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Spondylolisthesis Stress Fracture

Our spine surgeons treat children and adults with all types of spondylolisthesis or slippage of the spine, including stress fracture and degenerative.

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Vertebral Compression Fractures

A vertebral compression fracture (VCF) is a break in any of the round, cylindrical bones that make up the spinal column through which the spinal cord passes. Learn more about treatment options.

Treatments We Offer
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Cervical Disc Replacement

The spine surgeons of The Maryland Spine Center offer cervical disc replacement surgery (artificial disc replacement) for patients with degenerative disc disease or disc herniation in the cervical spine (neck area).

Anterior Cervical Spine Discectomy and Fusion
Discectomy and Microdiscectomy

A discectomy and microdiscectomy are procedures used to remove the damaged portion of a herniated disc.

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Injections

Spine specialists offer non-surgical injections for patients with common to complex spine disorders.

Scoliosis
Scoliosis Correction

Scoliosis correction refers to the diagnosis and treatment of an abnormal, lateral curvature of the spine.

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Spinal Decompression Surgery

The spine surgeons of The Maryland Spine Center perform spinal decompression surgeries to relieve symptoms of spinal nerve compression.

Cervical Disc Injury
Spinal Fusion and Correction of Previously Failed Fusions

Mercy’s spine surgeons perform spinal fusion and utilize innovative treatments to correct previously failed vertebrae fusions.

Vertebroplasty and Kyphoplasty
Vertebroplasty and Kyphoplasty

Vertebroplasty and kyphoplasty are treatment options used to address pain from vertebral compression fractures.

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